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Conflict Incident Report

80-year-old killed in Mount Lebanon hit-and-run

Date of incident: 
December 3, 2015
Death toll: 
1 person
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians

An 80-year-old woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run truck driver Thursday.
A security source told the Daily Star Georgette Jawad Jokhadar died instantly upon impact with the truck on the Metn coastal road near Mar Takla.

Primary category: 
Car Accident
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Individual acts of violence
Violent incidents which do not have a specific or a known political agenda but are caused by the general proliferation of weapons, of trained and untrained soldiers or militants, by the general inefficiency of the Justice system, and past-traditions and histories of violence within society.